List All Test Names Beginning With:
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If testing on specimen other than blood required, refer to Provincial Laboratory http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/lab/page3317.aspx.
|Mnemonic||HS VZ PCR|
1 x 4 mL lavender top EDTA tube.
Do not collect in same tube with any other test.
Do not open tubes, do not centrifuge.
Transport on ice or cold packs. Ensure tube is not in direct contact with ice pack so specimen does not freeze.
|Additional Information||Send completed history form.|
Refer to Provincial Laboratory http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/lab/page3317.aspx.
|Testing Location||Provincial Laboratory
|Alternate Name(s)||HSV and VZV NAT, Herpes simplex Virus NAT, Varicella zoster Virus NAT|